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Fresno Wedding Planners

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Eclectic Affairs
5.0
from 16 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Shannon C.
Verified review

I used Eclectic Affairs for my wedding day of coordination on 9-5-15. Laura and her team exceeded my expectations! Laura was always quick to respond and ready to lend a helping hand. Planning a wedding can get really stressful at times and Laura definitely took a lot of the stress off of me. I was over the moon when I arrived at the venue to see all my details come to life. All of my decor ideas were better than I imagined thanks to Laura and her team putting everything in it's place. Many of my guests said "it was the best wedding they have ever been to!" My big day could not have come to life without Laura and her team. Not only that but she kept the flow of the wedding on time and smooth. Ryan and I would like to say a HUGE thank you for all your help and hard work. We will never forget how wonderful our wedding day was.

  • 9 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Felicia S.
Verified review

I had Sgt Brown DJ one of my house parties it was by far the best I've thrown because of the amazing music that was played! I know I'll be asking them to DJ for future house parties and even my wedding and suggest you do the same!

  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Rebecca E.
Verified review

Janice is super experienced and has seen everything. Our wedding day went off without a hitch! She kept us organized and offered lots of ideas whenever we needed them. She was a terrific advocate for us with the staff at our venue when we had questions or concerns, and she worked really well with our other vendors (photographers, DJ, etc.). Throughout the planning of our wedding, she was always offering to do more for us. If you want a professional, experienced, and super sweet coordinator/planner, Janice is the way to go!

Take a Break
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
George L.
Verified review

Take a Break (Tami) has great ideas and works hard to give you what you want as far as an event planner she is just starting out but her positive energy gets you excited for the party you are planning and please remember sometime in our life we were all "starting out" so if you hire her give her a break because she will work it for you and as time goes by I can see her experience being absolutely awesome and If you need any day to day errands done that you don't have time for or just don't want to do she will do them she can do it one time or you can hire her to pick up your cleaners every Thursday and she will and deliver and my opinion the only thing she is lacking is charging what she's worth she undercharges for sure and I teased her about that I wanted to give her a lesson on charging a good price lol I liked her sense of humor so she is new to the business of party planning but she has got creative ideas and she did a good job with my daughters 21st birthday decorations and then I hired her to do my personal errands for two weeks because I was busy with work and family down from out of town for the birthday party I do know she doesn't pick up children because she's making sure that she is licensed for that but she did take my cat to the vet for me she is an animal lover very good with kids and animals. Thanks Tami

  • 4 years in business
Cathy G.
Verified review

Working with Ashley Green for my event was a great experience. She paid close attention to the details that I wanted in my event and kept everything very organized. We worked together on my event for 5 months and I was impressed by her skill and the quality of the work. I highly recommend her as an event coordinator in the Central Valley.

  • 9 years in business
Elijah B.
Verified review

The wedding was amazing, everyone was impressed and loved the decor. Kilikina really went all out and worked within our budget. I am definitely going to hire her for future events.

James W.
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I had a great experience, Nina is so kind, creative and caring. She truly has a gift for making the simple beautiful, I recommend her for any occasion. You will be in great hands with Nina!

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I am Legally ordained in the state of California, and I am happy to help couples start their family. If the love just can't wait, I provide expedited services as well.

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As a wedding and event planner, I provide the knowledge and experience to help you plan your day. I offer consultative service, "day of coordination", "month of planning, complete planning and invitation services. I will help you find your caterer. I can find your dream venue. Congratulations on your engagement! Now, let's get planning! I love people. I love making their wishes come true. I love being able to take an idea, and bring it to fruition! Imagine having a Victorian-inspired wedding on the lawn of a beautiful estate...or a rustic barn wedding...complete with beautiful country touches. The first step to making your dream come true is to meet with me and tell me how you see your wedding. The consultation takes about an hour, sometimes more, and is free of charge. Don't settle for anything. Choose Elegant Weddings and Events by Gail for a wonderful day, and memories to last a lifetime.

  • 9 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
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I do wedding and special event planning and floral services. I'm not a storefront floral shop; therefore, my prices are much lower than a traditional florist. I've been in business since 2009 and been a certified designer, under the direction of renowned floral designer Phil Rulloda in the LA area. I provide personal service to the bride, her family and the groom. Your day will be special, whether it's a wedding on a budget or a spectacular event. Call for free quotes; ask for Lori.

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I do decorating, cooking, and designing. I will be making your dream day come to life. All you have today is dream it, and I will deliver it.

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I am the pastor and church planter of Sierra Cowboy Church located in Exeter California, just outside of Visalia. It's my joy and honor to help folks plan and facilitate their wedding needs as well as officiate.

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I will plan all your events from start to finish. From the decor to the timeline, I will do it all according to what you have envisioned.

  • 6 years in business
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Eat It Up can cater and help you plan various special events such as the following: * Weddings * Baby showers * Birthdays * Graduations * Retirement parties * Workplace breakfasts * Lunch meetings * Special events The Eat It Up team will help make your occasion unforgettable. From simple spreads of appetizers to lavish multi-course meals, we will work closely with you to make sure that your event has a unique, and personalized touch.

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Erika Amalia Event Design & Planning creates unique and meaningful events for every style and budget. We offer Full Service Coordination, Month of Coordination and provide Unique Extras for all of your event planning and design needs. We have a strong love for the concept of design, and in our opinion, no detail is too small enough to overlook. Our job is done behind-the-scenes so that you can enjoy each milestone of planning your event. So whether you're throwing an event for the first time or simply need assistance in styling or sourcing vendors, let Erika Amalia Event Design & Planning take the lead.

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I specialize in working with brides on a budget. I love making dreams come true!

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...Weddings, Special Events and Beyond. We are professional planners/coordinators. We can help in any phase of planning. Complimentary consultations!

  • 6 years in business
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I provide an event planning service, and even invitations and decorations. I do birthday parties, baby showers, and weddings. For smaller parties, I make cakes/cupcakes. I specialize in little girls' parties, reason being that I have two little girls of my own. Invitations are all custom-made. Find something you like, and I can usually recreate it with your own personal touches, or I can design something from scratch. You can see some of my work on my Facebook page, or I can email you some pics.

  • 22 years in business
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Welcome to Auspicious Occasion, a special events company. We offer event planning solution for any of your event needs. Our professional and devoted staff are experts at organizing and executing any and all types of events, whether it is a night out on the town, a memorable birthday party, or a business conference. Everything is at your fingertips and completely customized for your individual needs. Auspicious personal network of only the finest vendors, venue spaces, and creative minds create events unlike any other event planning organization. Auspicious has executed a multitude of highly successful events ranging from corporate events and weddings to concerts and conferences. Auspicious Occasion offers a wide range of services, such as the following: * Event Design * Theme Development * Venue Booking * Production and Execution * Music and Entertainment * Decor * Lighting and Audiovisual * Food Services We look forward to creating an Auspicious Occasion with you because you deserve nothing less; do not hesitate to reach out to us for any of your event planning needs.

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What I do is get the kind of things you like and are interested in and create new ways to make them fun. I like to give that wow factor so everybody at the party will really have a great time.

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Bespoke means custom made to the buyer's specification (personalized or tailored). Generally, bespoke describes a high degree of customization and involvement of the end user in the production of the goods. Boutique means a business that serves a sophisticated or specialized clientele. Posh & Posy Events creates beautiful, personalized affairs that are tailored to your tastes. It means that we get to know you inside and out -- your likes and dislikes, your hopes and dreams, what moves and motivates you -- before we design an event that will make your guests say "Wow!" We have three simple offerings: wedding essentials, wedding planning and enchanted elopements. The wedding essentials program goes to the very core of what is necessary to make sure that your wedding day is as smooth as a silk! It is so much more than a day-of package. It's logistics are creating timelines, scheduling vendors and personal assistance. It oversees the set up, make the details come together and clean it all up in the end. We always have at least two planners at each wedding, and we never limit the number of hours that we work on your wedding day. The fees start at $2400. The wedding planning program creates the atmosphere and adds your specific perfume and style to your wedding, from start to finish. We create realistic budgets, find the best vendors and fashion a complete design concept that encapsulates your vision of a most memorable wedding day. In white glove personal service, we are attending all vendor meetings and dress fittings, invitation and RSVP management and scheduling spa appointments/other wedding weekend events. In guest welcome services, we are negotiating hotel blocks, assembling welcome bags and providing information on local activities and sights for your guests. Your final wedding planning program fees will be dependent on individual factors such as event complexity, size of the wedding party, number of guests, location (local or out-of-state) and the duration of planning time available from contract signing to actual event. The fees begin at $5100. The enchanted elopement program offers a private, intimate and fabulous event. "What about pictures? What about the cake? What about the dress?" We'll let you in on a little secret. You can have an intimate wedding with all the trappings. We call it an enchanted elopement -- the photographer, the ceremony, the decor and wonderful, fantastic food. Maybe it is just the two of you, or maybe you have just a handful of guests at your side. It could take place at the courthouse or your backyard or at the top of the Eiffel tower. It is a spectacular way to celebrate your union. Our enchanted elopement program begins at $2400.

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What is a wedding planner?

A wedding planner is a professional service provider whose job it is to organize and execute all the details of a couple’s wedding. A wedding planner can be contracted at any stage in the wedding planning process to help to any degree the couple is willing to pay for. Wedding planning is similar to event planning in that a planning team handles the coordination of multiple wedding elements including catering, venue, guests, entertainment, decor, transportation and more. Anyone who has ever been involved in a wedding can confirm that wedding planning is hard work. Experience brings wisdom when it comes to avoiding or resolving day-of challenges. There is no legal regulatory body that oversees or certifies wedding planning as an industry. Anyone who chooses can call themselves a wedding planner. When looking for a wedding planner, be sure to read reviews, and make smart hiring decisions by asking about licenses and insurance.

How much does it cost for a wedding planner?

Wedding planning is a full-time job — unless you hire a professional to handle the hard work for you. The cost for a wedding planner will depend on the level of service you desire. The least expensive wedding planner option is day-of coordination, then partial service, then full-service.  

The national average cost for wedding planning is between $990 and $1,300. Costs are greatly affected by region, with rural or smaller-town wedding planners often far more affordable than planners in higher-cost cities. Here are some examples of the various levels of wedding planning and their potential average costs:

  • Day-of-wedding coordination: $800-$1,700. Day-of services can include the planner finalizing all details, creating a timeline, confirming vendors and overseeing all setup, day-of activities, and cleanup. The couple does all the front-end planning and contracts all the vendors. Time commitment could be about 15-25 hours, depending on pricing.
  • Partial service: $1,500-$3,800. Here the planner works with the couple from the beginning, helping contract vendors, creating a timeline, and overseeing all details of day-of execution. Time commitment could be about 30-60 hours, depending on package and pricing.
  • Full service: $3,500-$8,000 or more. Here the professional handles all wedding and planning details including working on design, securing rentals, getting the venue and vendors, and handling complete execution of the event. Time commitment could be 50-150 hours or more, depending on package and pricing.
  • Consulting: $50-$150 per hour for design, vendor, reception and other wedding planning consultation.
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